Japanese Style

Japanese sytle poems focusing on tankas and haikus.

Japanese Style

Japanese sytle poems focusing on tankas and haikus.

Haiku

Twisted Limb

the gray twisted limb – cracks under the scorching sun as the blackbird’s rest

Haiku

Becoming Fragile

becoming fragile – under the clear summers sky the flower withers

Tanka

Cannot Escape

the light surrounds me,darkness encompasses me – I cannot escape –your sweet kiss imprisons mein-between heaven and hell

Decisions of Life, A Tanka Poem - Walk In Verse (WIV)
Tanka

Decisions of Life

Decisions of life Are always encompassing — Think before you choose: Bitter wine extends the left, Sweet happiness on the …

Warning Signs, A Tanka Poem by Walk In Verse (WIV)
Tanka

Warning Signs

A law passes by Under a medical guise — These are warning signs Now when you speak with free speech, …

From the Forest's Edge, A Walk In Verse Fan Challenge!
Challenges

From the Forest’s Edge

echos of terrorring out from the forest’s edge before the sunrise the moonlight shines upon heras she awaits her next …

Blue Light, a Haiku poem - Walk In Verse
Senryu

Blue Light

the circles blue light — glistens upon her smooth face the necklace shines bright

Sudden Death - Tanka Poem by Walk In Verse (WIV)
Tanka

Sudden Death

Private enterprise Is the American scene, Yet it’s sudden death; Corporate monopolies Force feed political beasts

Your Life
Tanka

Your Life

Do you spew forth lies, Or speak truly of your life? Let your mind decide. Before you lies paradise, Or …

Cracks
Tanka

Cracks

Cracks in the ceiling Signals the end has begun Destruction awaits Do we stop what has started, Or relax contemplating.

Ruined by the World
Tanka

Ruined by the World

A gift from heaven, Protected by her parents — Ruined by the world — Brainwashed, bullied and abused, During her …

Cigar Smoke
Tanka

Cigar Smoke

Battles fought and won With the price of young men’s blood — Over cigar smoke Politicians entertain In order to …

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